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Rare 2015 Volkswagen XL1 Plug-In Hybrid Up For Auction

10.23.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

We can honestly say this car beats just about all odds and it’s the global leader for aerodynamics. First of all, it’s an electric Volkswagen, which is rare in the first place. A myriad of electric VWs are seemingly not coming for years and years, and maybe more years after that. Second, it’s dirt cheap ...

Tesla Short Reverses Course: Automaker Too Compelling To Ignore

10.23.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Oh, look, a flying pig! Citron made its fortune by betting against companies, shorting their stocks. Basically, they look for signs of weakness and place bets that their share price will fall. They are a long time trader of Tesla shares and have released a number of notes in the past about their bets against the automaker. ...

Peugeot Confirms Upcoming Electric Sports Car Lineup

10.23.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

It’ll quit World Rallycross to focus on the new products. Once upon a time, Peugeot made some of the most fun and exciting sporty cars for the masses. The 205 GTI, for one, is still top of this writer’s shopping list. Unfortunately, in recent years Peugeot has churned out bland SUVs and vanilla people-movers for old people, and ...

Dyson Electric Car To Be Built In Singapore Starting In 2021

First halo model to enter the market in 2021. According to the latest news, the mysterious electric car project at British company Dyson will reach the production stage in around two years. While the R&D will remain in the UK, the production facility is to be purpose-built in Singapore in 2020 as part of a total ...

NHTSA Forces Florida School To Stop Using Autonomous Electric Bus

An autonomous, electric school bus has been transporting Florida children to school unlawfully. Interestingly, this fully self-driving bus has been in operation since August 31, but the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is just now taking notice despite a previous public media launch. The bus — coined the EZ10 Generation II — is manufactured ...

Action Group Calls On UK Government To Move Forward ICE Ban

Under new recommendations, the proposed 2040 ban on new petrol and diesel car sales would move to 2032. The 2040 ban on sales of new petrol and diesel vehicles should be brought forward by eight years, a group of MPs has said. In July last year, the government announced that the sale of new conventional petrol and ...

Mercedes-Benz EQC Interior Overview: Video

10.23.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

EQC will not disappoint typical Mercedes-Benz customers. Here is a very informative overview of the interior of all new Mercedes-Benz EQC at the 2018 Paris Motor Show by the Toronto Electric Vehicle Association TEVA. Mercedes-Benz took care to not compromise any luxury or quality with its first higher-volume electric car and to not sway too ...

This Tesla Model 3 Has Driven 20,000 Miles: Long-Term Overview

10.23.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

This Tesla Model 3 owner says the car has changed his life. Matt Shumaker of Tech Forum uses his Tesla Model 3 for his personal businesses. He’d been waiting for the day that he could buy an EV to use for his work and almost bought a Chevrolet Bolt EV. While he admits that on paper ...

Four Charging Networks Control Over 60% Of Charging Points In U.S.

10.23.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Few networks control the majority of the charging network market. The US DOE’s Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy released an interesting comparison of charging networks by the number of stations (one can be equipped with several charging outlets/chargers). As it turns out, there are well over 22,000 charging stations (with nearly 60,000 outlets) and ...